Definition of reach for the stars in English:
Have high or ambitious aims: ever since Cooke told him he was too small to play, the flanker has reached for the stars
More example sentences
- The former Heriot's flanker knows he is reaching for the stars at Headingley today.
- I was not reaching for the stars, I just wanted to keep myself financially by acting.
- Pop fan Katie Storey is reaching for the stars after winning a competition to watch the sparkling Christmas lights in Oxford Street being switched on by some of her pop idols.
Definition of reach for the stars in:
- US English dictionary